The Political Voice Institute was launched in September 2019 at the Maxim Gorki Theatre in Berlin as the continuation of an exploration of contemporary chorus theatre of Marta Górnicka. The institute is a workshop centre for the use of the collective voice/body and language. It is a social laboratory, which seeks to build open, diverse […]

23.05.2021 MAGNIFICAT AT RINGLOKSCHUPPEN ARK – virtual presentation and discussion 5-6 June

Virtual Presentation of MAGNIFICAT at RINGLOKSCHUPPEN ARK will be a part of Moving Borders a cooperation of 7 European partners. “The search for a political voice in Marta Górnicka theatre is always linked to the strength of the community. The energetic choirs that Górnicka stages exploit the full potential of the human voice. In Magnificat, the […]

16.01.2021 THE CHORUS OF THE ALIVE AND DEAD – Marta Górnicka in conversation with ARNO WIDMANN ABOUT PANDEMIC AND NEW PROJECT IN Maxim Gorki Theater: STILL LIFE

Marta Górnicka re-invented the chorus theatre in Warsaw Theatre Institute ten years ago as a grand aesthetic and political utopia spanning theatre and society. It’s designed to defy Covid as well. Marta Górnicka is speaking about the CHORUS in the time of pandemic and her new production STILL LIFE.  

15.01.2021 MAGNIFICAT AT International Theatre Festival Santiago A Mil in CHILE, Virtual Presentation January 18-24

MAGNIFICAT will be presented during the International Theatre Festival Santiago A Mil in CHILE. Virtual presentation will take place January 18-24.2021. MAGNIFICAT confronts the ideological and the esthetic power of the most sacred female image in the Church – the Virgin Mary – through a modern form of choral theater. “The revolutionary Chorus of Women revives the Greek […]